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Your candidates for PeakCare's Board for 2017

by PeakCare Qld
on 30th November 2016

New Family and Child Connect services (FaCC), Intensive Family Support services (IFS) and specialist Domestic and Family Violence services

by PeakCare Qld
on 18th August 2016

The Queensland Government Department of Communities, Child Safety and Disability Services (the department) wishes to advise of the release of an Expression of Interest (EOI) for Mount Isa / Gulf Family Support and Domestic and Family Violence Prevention and Support Services

More about the Royal Commission into the South Australian child protection system

by PeakCare Qld
on 18th August 2016

The South Australian Child Protection Systems Royal Commission Report, The life they deserve, was released in early August 2016. The report is presented in two volumes. The first volume sets out what the Royal Commission did to examine the adequacy of current laws and policies to protect children and young people, system deficits and 260 recommendations addressing a wide range of structural, system and practice aspects across the SA government and service system. The second volume contains 5 case studies that examine the operation of the system and practice quality in specific areas. Four focus on the individual circumstances of young children, intervening in high risk families, leaving care, and children with complex needs in out of home care.

Issues paper released about changes to civil litigation involving child sexual abuse

by PeakCare Qld
on 18th August 2016

Following on from a paper by the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse about how best to provide effective justice through redress and civil litigation, the Queensland Government has announced it will remove the statutory limitation period for child sexual abuse claims; released whole-of-Queensland Government guidelines for responding to civil litigation in relation to child sexual abuse; and released an issues paper seeking feedback about a range of civil litigation reforms.

ANOTHER PEAKCARE COMPETITION. BE IN IT TO WIN IT!

by PeakCare Qld
on 27th May 2016

PeakCare is running yet another competition. All you need to do is submit correct answers to five simple questions listed below.

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Family Matters: Strong communities. Strong culture. Stronger children.

Queensland Family Matters Forum: 4th to 5th August 2016

2016 Family Matters Report launch: Keynote Presentation by Chris Sarra

PeakCare's Lindsay Wegener: "We can not let politics interfere with the progress of these reforms"

Child Safety Minister refusing to quit

On the matter of youth justice

PeakCare In Focus Panel Discussion

On the matter of Secure Care


Join the discussion and share your views on Secure Care by visiting our blog: http://blog.peakcare.org.au/article/on-the-matter-of-secure-care-2710.html

 


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